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LCT story

victory in Europe, plus the letters of a young ensign
  • 248 Pages
  • 4.14 MB
  • English
Xlibris Corp. , [United States]
Baker, William D. -- Correspondence., World War, 1939-1945 -- Amphibious operations., Landing craft -- History -- World War, 1939-1945., World War, 1939-1945 -- Campaigns -- Mediterranean Region., World War, 1939-1945 -- Naval operations, American., World War, 1939-1945 -- Personal narratives, American., Sailors -- United States -- Correspond


Mediterranean Region., United S

StatementWilliam D. Baker.
LC ClassificationsD769.45 .B35 2001
The Physical Object
Pagination248 p. :
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL6802875M
ISBN 10073885803X, 0738853607
LC Control Number00193183

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The LCT Story. Victory in Europe Plus the Letters of a Young Ensign. by William D.

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